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Lynford Arboretum

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Beautiful autumn colours

What a little gem! Very pleasant walk through the Lynford Arboretum, with a great variety of trees... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Benno Z
Great start for a walk in the forest

We had a lovely walk through the arborerum, then onwards into the forest. Great place for a walk... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2018
Esher, United Kingdom
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“lovely walk”(4 reviews)
“dog agility”(13 reviews)
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
north of Mundford on the A1065, Mundford, Thetford, England
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All reviews lovely walk dog agility forestry commission car park lovely place to visit free parking thetford forest few hours couple of hours little gem worth a visit brilliant idea trees and plants two sides bird hide lakes paths
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

What a little gem! Very pleasant walk through the Lynford Arboretum, with a great variety of trees, beautiful autumn colours and the possibility to just carry on walking in the surrounding (Thetford) forest. Very peaceful and not over crowded even on a gorgeous autumn Saturday....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Benno Z
Reviewed 4 November 2018

We had a lovely walk through the arborerum, then onwards into the forest. Great place for a walk. Peaceful area. We had teens with us so not sure about younger family; toddlers fine and strollers OK in the arboretum; some of the forest paths are...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank RichHeidi
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

A beautiful place to visit. Lovely autumn colours. Dogs are not allowed in the arboretum itself but really close by there is a great trail with different dog agility spots along the way. Great fun for our spaniels and it really added to our walk....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank lornacannon400
Reviewed 14 September 2018

A must visit /helpful information boards/dog agility/amazing trees. Also there are some lovely lakes there where you can birdwatch

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Decided to go here whilst on a weekend away. Pleasantly surprised that it was free - we were willing to pay! Lovely walks of different lengths as well as a fun agility trail for dogs or humans. Handy signs giving information on the arboretum and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank drinky97
Reviewed 26 August 2018

Plenty of walks amongst the vast variety of trees. Marked out routes of various lengths too so easy to stretch your legs without getting lost

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank JohnBsTrips
Reviewed 4 August 2018

Next to Lynford Hall this is a lovely walk, well signposted and with lovely trees. There are trails marked out of differing lengths. Some of it is for dog training.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Pfeiffer
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

Well worth a walk around the grounds lots of nature well kept would revisit again free parking which is a bonus

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Karl B
Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

I visited this lovely arboretum with my family, one Monday afternoon.It was really quiet with few visitors, and was incredibly peaceful.The trees are so well looked after and it was fascinating to read information about individual specimens.It was the first time I had ever seen...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank PippinBoo
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

We was really put off by the high car parking costs at Thetford forest so we turned up at this place and I am so pleased we did! We had the most amazing morning just having a lovely walk ( there are various different trails...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank katiemball
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19 June 2018|
Response from Kathryn Anne G | Reviewed this property |
IP26 5HW. Check on Google. Some more information there.
24 July 2016|
Response from C12jax | Reviewed this property |
There are good pathways to some parts, others are rough or grassy. It's a bit bumpy in some areas. Good for picnics. There are two parts of it. One on the left, other right...which are very different from each other. The... More
19 January 2016|
Response from C12jax | Reviewed this property |
No entrance fee and although there is a cafe unit there, I haven't seen it open much and I'm a local